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Minutes of proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers Volume 113

Institution of Civil Engineers · Rarebooksclub.com
Pages: 186
Format: Paperback

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 Excerpt: ... weight consisted of the heavier rail-section in lengths of 12 feet, the lighter...
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Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

ERIC A WEYL E GLEN POSNER · Princeton University Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Revolutionary ideas on how to use markets to bring about fairness and prosperity for allMany blame today's economic inequality, stagnation, and political instability on the free market. The solution is to rein in the market, right? Radical Markets turns this thinking--and pretty much...
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Starting Your Career as an Illustrator

Michael Fleishman · Allworth Press
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

From the first steps of starting out up through succeeding as a professional, Fleishman's newest guide navigates how illustration ties concept and technique. From advice on education and finding the right state of mind, through opening shop and finding the right venue, Starting Your...
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The Cubs Way: The Zen of Building the Best Team in Baseball and Breaking the Curse

CROWN. · CROWN
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

With inside access and reporting, Sports Illustrated senior baseball writer and FOX Sports analyst Tom Verducci reveals how Theo Epstein and Joe Maddon built, led, and inspired the Chicago Cubs team that broke the longest championship drought in sports, chronicling their epic journey to become...
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How to Form Your Own California Corporation

Anthony Mancuso · Nolo
Pages: 280
Format: Print book

Form a corporation in California with the book that's helped thousands of Californians incorporate! Protect your business and save on attorney's fees by forming a California corporation on your own. How to Form Your Own California Corporation makes incorporating a straightforward...
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Making Work Visible: Exposing Time Theft to Optimize Work & flow

DOMINICA DEGRANDIS · It Revolution Press
Format: Paperback

If someone stole your wallet, you'd notice it. So why don't people notice when they are robbed of something much more valuable than their wallet--time? Today's workers are drowning: nonstop requests for time, days filled to the brim with meetings, and endless nights spent heroically...
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Freedom's Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science

Audra J. Wolfe · Johns Hopkins University Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Scientists like to proclaim that science knows no borders. Scientific researchers follow the evidence where it leads, their conclusions free of prejudice or ideology. But is that really the case? In Freedom's Laboratory, Audra J. Wolfe shows how these ideas were tested to their limits...
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Building a StoryBrand: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen

Donald Miller · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Donald Miller uses the seven universal elements of powerful stories to teach readers how to dramatically improve how they connect with customers and grow their businesses.Donald Miller's StoryBrand process is a proven solution to the struggle business...
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Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters

Jonathan M Acuff · Lampo Press
Pages: 266
Format: Hardcover

Wall Street Journal best-selling author Jon Acuff reveals the steps to getting unstuck and back onto the path of being awesome. Over the last 100 years, the road to success for most everyone has been divided into predictable stages. But three things have changed the path to success: Boomers...
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The Power of a Positive Team: Proven Principles and Practices that Make Great Teams Great

Jon Gordon · Wiley
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

A book about teams to help teams become more positive, united and connected. Worldwide bestseller - the author of The Energy Bus and The Power of Positive Leadership shares the proven principles and practices that build great teams - and provides practical tools to help teams overcome...
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Principles: Life and Work

Ray Dalio · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 567
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times Bestseller "Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving." - The New York Times Ray Dalio, one of the world's most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he's developed, refined, and used over...
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The Power of Onlyness: Make Your Wild Ideas Mighty Enough to Dent the World

Nilofer Merchant · Viking
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

"For any would-be activists who hear the voice: 'not me' or 'not now,' Merchant makes the strong case for 'yes you' and 'yes now' - and even shows you how to jump in." - Van Jones, host of CNN's The Messy Truth, author of Rebuild the Dream and The Green Collar EconomyAn innovation...
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The Book of Mistakes: 9 Secrets to Creating a Successful Future

Skip Prichard · Center Street
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to catch all the breaks and win over and over again? What do the super successful know? What is standing between you and your wildest dreams?The Book of Mistakes will take you on an inspiring journey, following an ancient manuscript with powerful...
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A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge

Project Management Institute · Project Management Institute
Pages: 589
Format: Paperback

The PMBOK® Guide-Sixth Edition - PMI's flagship publication has been updated to reflect the latest good practices in project management. New to the Sixth Edition, each knowledge area will contain a section entitled Approaches for Agile, Iterative and Adaptive Environments, describing...
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Am I Being Too Subtle?: Straight Talk From a Business Rebel

SAM ZELL · Portfolio
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The traits that make Sam Zell one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs also make him one of the most surprising, enigmatic, and entertaining mavericks in American business. Self-made billionaire Sam Zell consistently sees what others don't. From finding a market for overpriced...
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